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Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Concept - 4/27/2017 3:50:20 PM   
gilg

 

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We're developing a new concept for color Fill-a-Pix puzzles and would like to ask for your feedback. Please see here (PDF): https://goo.gl/bzbB3R

Do you find the puzzles fun to solve? How do they compare with the B&W version? Would you like to see Color Fill-a-Pix as mobile apps and online games? Note that the rules are slightly different from B&W Fill-a-Pix, and that ALL squares must be painted.

Looking forward to hearing from you!






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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 4/29/2017 12:50:57 AM   
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They look interesting and I would certainly like to try a few out to see how much they would appeal to me in practice. But the printable versions in your link aren't very useful for me.

I'm fine with pencil and paper for some of your puzzles, like Slitherlink and Hashi. I'm even okay with it for the b&w fill-a-pix once in a while. But pencil and paper doesn't work well for me for other types, like link-a-pix or pic-a-pix, or really any puzzle where multiple colors are involved. For those puzzles, I only work them through your site.

As such, while I can say that the concept seems intriguing, I can't really tell how much they will appeal to me without one to try through your site's interface.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 4/29/2017 4:51:48 AM   
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WOW -- I like it!

I can see the possibility of mobile mega puzzles on my tiny iPhone screen! Well, ok, I would like to see if moving the screen so often actually degrades enjoyment. I haven't played any puzzles on my iPhone in like forever.

I think Color Fill-A-Pix will get my attention on any device.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 5/1/2017 2:30:40 AM   
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The color FAPs were fun to solve. With the color clues overlapping each other it was definitely more of a challenge than the black and white ones. I'd like to see them online and on mobile.

Patti

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 11/23/2017 8:13:57 AM   
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I think that's a great idea! I can't really contribute to the discussion about the mobile app, because I only play on the computer, but I've been thinking about how a color FAP might work for awhile now, and I'd love to try it.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 11/23/2017 11:18:33 PM   
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Not that it affects the concept, but I think there's a mistake in the example puzzles. In the last one, there's a black 4 that, in the solution, touches five black squares. It's the square ninth from the bottom and eighth from the right. I thought I'd just done something wrong at first, but I checked the solution and all five of those squares are supposed to be black. You may want to change that clue to a 5.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 11/24/2017 3:57:10 AM   
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I'm not sure which puzzle you're referring to. The last puzzle on the samples page is the Mega Fill-a-Pix and the square you reference doesn't have a number in it.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 11/24/2017 5:52:21 PM   
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Not the samples web page. The example puzzles in the pdf that this entire thread is about. The example color FAP puzzles. The last one is called "05" and is a picture of a parasol. In the stem of the parasol, there is a diagonal string of black numbers, 5-4-5. But in fact, all THREE of those squares are touching five black squares.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 11/24/2017 5:57:28 PM   
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Let me see if I can include a picture...
OK, the preview window doesn't show attachments, so I have no idea if that worked. Hopefully, this post will include a picture of the puzzle I'm talking about.




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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 12/1/2017 9:03:24 AM   
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Adding colors does make the puzzles better than plain B&W

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 12/21/2017 1:30:01 AM   
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I'm not arguing that it doesn't. I love this idea, and I hope to see it introduced on the main site. I'm only annoyed because I found a mistake, pointed it out, and got precisely two responses - one from someone who clearly had no idea what I was talking about and one from someone who ignored my complaint completely. Even when I emailed the person who started the thread directly, all I got was an assurance that I was "welcome to post about it in the forum" and a half-hearted "I'll get someone else to look at it." I posted a picture and everything - even marked the square I was looking at. Anyone who could be bothered to spend 30 seconds on this thread, which apparently even the guy who started it can't, could see for themselves that there's an obvious error, but nobody cares!

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 12/22/2017 10:59:19 PM   
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I think it is more that nobody (at Conceptis) cares about these forums than it is about them not caring about the error. I recently had a problem with my account that stemmed from a problem with these forums. While they were fixing my account, I was also informed that Conceptis is planning to get rid of these forums entirely.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 12/22/2017 11:24:53 PM   
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quote:

ORIGINAL: Ahlyis

I think it is more that nobody (at Conceptis) cares about these forums than it is about them not caring about the error. I recently had a problem with my account that stemmed from a problem with these forums. While they were fixing my account, I was also informed that Conceptis is planning to get rid of these forums entirely.


Well, it doesn't seem to have much traffic in the forums, but I would definitely miss someplace to get help when I'm stuck.

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RE: Give your feedback on this new Color Fill-a-Pix Con... - 12/29/2017 6:41:53 PM   
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quote:

ORIGINAL: CharleneTX

Well, it doesn't seem to have much traffic in the forums, but I would definitely miss someplace to get help when I'm stuck.

Seconded!

...

Though, having just read through half a dozen new posts with every one but yours being spam spam spam, I can kind of understand why they might be ready to get rid of these forums.

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